Match: Flamengo vs Bahia
Competition: Brazil – Serie A Date: 22:00h / 31 May 2018 Venue: Estadio Maracana
Flamengo are in the first place after seven rounds in Brazilian Serie A, so far they have won 14 points (4W, 2D, 1). And here is the great work of Mauricio Barbieri, his team as host so far has played three meetings and still are without lost (2W,1D), in this period in front of their own fans they conceded just one goal and scored five.
Bahia on the other side are the weakest away team with 3 losses and no goal scored so far and seven goals allowed. Thanks to this, they are on the 20th place in the standings with 8 points, all winning on their Arena Fonte Nova.
Clube de Regatas do Flamengo
Orlando Berrío (Achilles tendon rupture)
Esporte Clube Bahia
The previous year, these two teams played twice in Seria A, Flamengo won both matches with 0-1 as a guest and 4: 1 as host.
4 of last 5 games both teams have scored at least one goal.
One of the best defenders faces one of the weakest attackers, in this match Flamengo will take their three points by keeping even a clean sheet (67% of Flamengo home games have seen clean sheets and 100% of away games Bahia have failed to score a goal).